mindtree pattern & interview -14 july 2007
This is Eajaz ali from Valliammai Engineering College. I would like to share my experience in the Mindtree campus interview which held in our college on July 14th-2007. Totally 800 attended (off campus for us with SRM and Eshwari). 70 selected.. 7 from our college..
There were totally 3 rounds..
The general apptitude consisted of 7 sections.. Sections 1,2,3,4 had time for each section.. 5-7 remaining time.. 97 questions in 60 min…
4 flow charts.. each flow chart consisted of 5 questions.. so totally 20 questions my dear friends.. Here problems were of the type where we have to check from the options given and mark it for the appropriate symbol.
Eg: for a rectangle symbol the options will be 1. A ranges from 2.5 to 3.5 .,2. A ranges from 2 to 2.5, 3,4,5. something like that..
These problems are really very easy if u understand the sample flow chart given that is solved..
This is the speed maths section.. here 12 questions were asked that r to be solved in 3 minutes..
3*512/63=? Problems of these types …
U can solve this section by seeing the approximate answer.. Please be ACTIVE and fast..
This section consisted of 20 questions that r to be solved in 3 minutes.. Its very very easy if u understand the sample problem given with u solution..
Ram,sita 343,555. a)right b)false ans:b
Ravi,sham 122,355. a)right b)false ans:b
Eajaz,Mahesh 100.95. a)right b)false ans:a
Ram,sita — 555,343
Sham,ravi — 122,355
Eajaz,mahesh — 100,95
This section had questions based on symbols. 20 questions 15 min..
If A=10 paise, then 1 rupee = 10A.. very simple problems….
Time for the sections 5-7 is
This section had some 8 questions on general IT ability….
High level to Machine level language is converted using
5.none of these.
This section contained a flow chart that was very simple(do this first). 7 questions.
A flow chart wil be given and simple questions will be asked…
This section will have some paragraphs.Questions will be asked based on each paragraph.
A passage of lines on some situation like the communication in an e-mail… And few questions based on that..(pretty simple).
2nd ROUND: GROUP DISCUSSION
Topics for our batch:
1.The commercialization of cricket has put down other games.
2.How can technology improve the villages in India ..
Topics for other batches are:
1. India in 2020… few more…
3rd ROUND: TECH+HR
I was the first person to attend the hr in my panel.. so was very lucky.. I was not asked even a single technical question .. (VERY VERY LUCKY)….
Hr: hi.. I m sunil..
Me:Hello sir.. Good afternoon.. I m eajaz..
Hr: Take your seat.
Me: Thank you sir.
Hr: Ok eajaz.. May I have your resume..
Me: definitely sir..(I had it in my file so gave him along with my file).
Hr: Hey.. I m very much impressed with the way u have arranged ur marks sheets and certificates eajaz… Really it s nice.. its so rare to see such things… It is showing that u r very disciplined.. mind tree needs people like you only eajaz..
Me: thank you so much sir (a signal of my selection).
Hr:Hey u have scored so well in your board exams (95%).. you r having a consistent performance.. its nice man..
Me: thank u sir..
Hr: ok.. I ‘ll give you a transport project. how long will you take to complete it..?
Me:sir.. First I ‘ll discuss with all my team members. wat is required for the project, wat to analyze, wat to analyze., how and wat to code, how and wat to test.. then depending on the size of the project I can tell you the time sir..
Hr: good man.
Me: thank u sir..
Hr: ok eajaz.. If I give u 10% hike and if cts or Infi gives u 25% hike.. ‘ll u leave mindtree..???
Me: Sir. Mind tree is the first company that has recognized me and I ‘ll be faithful to mindtree.
Hr: hey .. don’t speak in sense that I should hire you. Tel me frankly..
Me: sir .. honestky speaking I ‘ll see where there r good and challenging projects and ‘ll do according to that.. salary is not a factor for me….
Hr: ok fine eajaz..Tell me two things why should mind tree select you..??
Me: first is my eligibility and qualification.next is that since mind tree is a young and fast growing company I can be well disciplined in my work skills for mind tree..
Hr: Ok eajaz.. wat r ur hobbies.??
Me: listen to music. Watching tv.. m a craze fan of rahman….
Hr : Ok.. I m really impressed with you eajaz… Even if u join mind tree u should your consistent performance as u have in your mark sheets..
Me: definitely sir….
Hr: good.. I ‘ll send your result to chief hr. you may go now.. it was a pleasure having u..
Me: thank you sir.. its my pleasure too..
Aaah.. friends.. it was a good time for me..Be cool and confident guys… by gods grace and all my friends and parents blessings I was selected and my name was announced 2nd.